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ELECTION 2022: Full coverage | BERKELEY POLICE: Leaked text messages

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Police raid, clear out Occupy the Farm, handful of arrests

KGO livestreamed this image of police surrounding Gill Tract Monday morning. Courtesy KGO Update, 11:35 am: Latest reports suggest police arrested nine people in this morning’s raid on Occupy the Farm. Close to 100 police from every University of California campus except San Diego and Merced participated in the operation, according to Albany Patch. At 9:44 one […]

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Cal weighs legal action to evict Occupy the Farm activists

UC Berkeley today expressed disappointment with Occupy the Farm activists and said it would pursue legal action if needed. Photo: Tracey Taylor UC Berkeley officials responded this afternoon to Monday’s letter from Occupy the Farm activists with “disappointment and dismay” and said the group’s demands and statements displayed a “stunning degree of arrogance and entitlement.” They said a “win-win-win” result would […]